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we are not out of this pandemic. we still are seeing third waves of increases all over the count country, but we haven't seen that yet in san francisco. as long as we continue to follow the orders and wear our masks and do our part, the better things will be for all of us in our reopening efforts. >> mayor london breed on san francisco becoming the first in the bay area to move to the yellow category in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. good afternoon. i'm kristen sze. >> i'm dan ashley. thank you for joining us. san francisco is the only county in the bay area in the yellow covid-19 safety that's the least respetrictive tier. >> reporter: san francisco may start to feel alive again. the city officially moving into the yellow tier today granting the least restrictive rules for reopening. here with the big take aways. next tuesday, non-essential
offices can reopen indoors at 25% capacity. christian can't wait. >> i miss it. i feel like you're constantly in zoom meeting after zoom meeting. >> reporter: a senior researcher expects more than 60% of san francisco companies will have staff physically return to the office. >> there are a lot of tenants that want to get back, need to get back into the office to have that culture again, to have that work relationship they're missing right now. >> reporter: also next tuesday, indoor climbing and fitness gyms will be allowed to reopen at 25% capacity. this does not include aroucardid aerobics and face masks are recover recovered. spas and massage parlors can reopen at 25% capacity. plus, colleges and universities can increas capacity of outdoor classes up to 25 people. starting november 3rd, all restaurants, shopping centers, movie theaters, places of
worship, museums and aquariums can increase capacity to a % 50 indoors. laurie thomas saying the timing is spot on. >> daylight savings ends november 1st. it will be super cold and super dark early. this is perfect timing to allow restaurants to take advantage as safely as possible. >> reporter: on november 3rd, indoor pools and bowling alleys can reopen and mid november, bars not serving foot are expected to reopen outdoors. >> we don't know what the guidelines are going to be yet for the outside bars. i would imagine face masks will need to be worn. >> reporter: here is the problem, the city's case count of covid-19 doesn't meet the threshold to qualify for the yellow tier but mayor london brooed breed says the equity metric does. >> we have to be i canble and not just concentrating on population but the entire city,
especially those communities that are being most impacted by the virus. >> reporter: stephanie sierra, abc 7 news. >> state health officials issued guidelines to reopen theme parks and prosporting events. health secretary mark golly gave the green light for the 49ers to allow a limited number of fans to start attending games at levi stadium, however, santa clara county leaders stepped in saying it could create a super spreader event, that's the concern. here is david louie. >> reporter: it was long awaited guidelines on two key fronts, theme parks and pro sports but it also exposed how county and state leaders are not on the same page. state health secretary mark galley said for example a proteam playing in an outdoor stadium in a tier three or orange county can allow fans up to 20% of capacity. ticket sales would be restricted to 120 mile radius. >> to limit the amount of potential mixing and certainly discouraging out of state travel
or far away travel for multiple days in order to enjoy a sporting event. >> reporter: the niners and levi stadium qualify under the guidelines with santa clara and orange county however, county officials won't allow it. >> this is the worst thing in the world to be doing at a time period when california is beginning to see some light. this amounts to another step backwards. >> reporter: the 49ers' front office issued a statement how it plans to proceed. our organization will continue to collaborate with local public health officials to implement a plan that protects the health and wellness of all san francisco 49ers and levi stadium employees, patrons and our community. as pressure builds from theme park operators, fans and unions representing thousands of laid off employees, the state gave hope smaller theme parks below 15,000 capacity could reopen in orange counties. attendances capped at 25% are up to 500 people. however, larger theme parks such as disneyland must wait for a
county to have tier four or yellow status. disneyland's resort home of orange county remains in the red category. dr. galley reasons large theme parks draw visitors from wide areas for multiple days and patrons surrounding business. >> people may keep their guard up in a theme park but milling around the community, their guard may go down and that could be just enough to create outbreaks and transmission risks, california doesn't want to see. >> reporter: the industry group representing theme parks says the guidelines will keep facilities closed indefinitely and harm the economy of local communities and businesses. disney is the parent company of abc 7. david louie, abc 7 news. >> we made it easy for you to keep tabs on the rules and what's open where you live on our website, abc7news.com. a very moving farewell today for the san francisco
firefighter killed in a training accident two weeks ago. an honor guard escorted the body of jason cortez into oracle park this morning. friends and firefighters expressed sadness over the death of 13-year veteran. they recalled how he dedicated himself to becoming a firefighter his incredible work ethic and how he always smiled. the most personal remembrance came from jason's younger brother who recalled their days growing up in san francisco. >> i'm proud of the time we spent together and had together as kids. i'm proud of the man you became. i'm proud of that beautiful family that we will always look after so thank you, my big brother. i love you with all my heart. >> very emotional today, obviously. jason is survived by his wife patty and sons grayson and jackson who were presented with
a flag that flue over the u.s. capitol in their father's honor. jason cortez was 42 years old. two kizer employees are being treated for burns after an electrical fire in san francisco. the incident happened in the hospital's basement around 8:00 this morning. officials are releasing very few details about what happened, only that the fire was quickly contained. well, here we go again. just as one red flag warning is ending tomorrow morning, another beginning tomorrow night. the national weather centers is issuing the warning for sections of the areas shaded in pink in this map you see including the north bay, east bay hills, santa cruz mountains and san mateo coastline. let's go to spencer christian with a look what we can expect the next few days, spencer? >> dan, even as we go into a cooler weather pattern in the next few days, we'll have high fire danger with us. let me show you why. it's going to remain rather gusty in the higher elevations. we have wind gusts not terribly
strong but strong enough they can contribute to high fire danger between 15 to 20 mile per hour gueststs. the current warning expires tomorrow morning. this is for the north bay higher elevations, not all north bay but hills and mountains will get up to 40 miles per hour with very low humidity and dry fuels so fires can start and spread easily. this will expire tomorrow morning at 8:00. a second more expanded red flag warning goes into effect tomorrow night into friday morning. to cover not only the north bay higher elevations but valleys and hills and along with that from 1:00 a.m. thursday to 1:00 m friday, the peninsula coast. i'll give you a look at the full forecast in a few moments to show you how soon we might get out of the fire denser. >> because of it, pg&e is warning of another possible round of fire prevention shutouts this week. 54,000 customers in 19 counties, seven of them in the bay area
could lose electricity as early as tomorrow night. the local counties are alameda, contra costa, napa, solano and sonoma. nearly 7,000 homes and businesses could experience outag outages. p grg&e told leslie brinkle the psps won't be as bad as last week. she joins us. >> reporter: depends on whether you're the one affected by the psps. last week, pg&e says 21,000 people had their power cut. to give you a point of comparison, this week maybe 7,000. it's a big maybe. it all depends on the weather. 3 thousand napa pg&e customers could face having their power cut off wednesday evening. 470 alameda county customers are on the list, nearly out near the pass including this business and manufacturing part. >> here we have the mightiest
state in the union and we can't seem to keep the power on. >> reporter: perhaps there is irony in that the cut off could include a company that manufactures sprinkler systems. no way for the them to work from home. >> they will miss a day of employment. that's money being taken out of the economy and talking about this whole area, this is all a business complex. >> reporter: north of here in the morgan territory area up through the mt. diablo area. >> starting tomorrow night around 10:00 p.m. we'll go into true red flag weather here and the fire danger will be extremely high then. it puts us into planning mode to make sure we have the right resources available, we may bring extra crews and fire engines. we may staff up the fire control workers. >> reporter: pg&e is staffing
up. >> we have opened up our emergency operation center should we need to call a psps and we have started notifying customers of the potential. >> reporter: so again, right now, we are in psps watch mode. we'll have to see what develops tomorrow. power, if it's cut off would be cut off around midnight wednesday between then and about 4:00 in the morning on thursday. so overnight tomorrow night if doct there are power cut offs. reporting live, i'm leslie brinkley, abc 7 news. >> thank you. and if pg&e calls for shut offs, there is an easy way to find out if you're be affected and what you should do now before the power goes out. find it on abc7news.com. in the south bay, someone vandalized the cultural society of northern california's office building. abc 7 news was at the building
in lo this afternoon where there was graffitis with expletives. there have been tensioning. we have seen multiple acts targeting armenia associated billi bi buildings of the last few weeks. there is a act first introduced in july after several high-profile incidents including a couple calling the police on a man writing black lives matter in chalk in front of his home in the pacific heights neighborhood. the name is a reference to the slang term karen used to describe an angry, obnoxious white woman. google sued the major challenge against the company by the u.s. government. tax relief, a bit of help for victims of california wildfires. our america, living while black. our week-long
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google says the anti trust lawsuit today filed is deeply flawed. it claims they abused advertising to stifle competition and harm consumers. the case is the government's most afwresz sieggressive actioa tech company since microsoft two decades ago. the tech giant said quote, people use google because they choose to, not because they're forced to or because they can't
find alternatives. time now for consumer news today. >> yeah, a lot to talk about. michael finney is here with a look at the headlines, michael? >> hey, you guys, this is good news to some people in fire zones. the internal revenue service is pushing back several deadlines for those affected by the california wildfires. qualifying taxpayers who previously filed for an extension to file their 2019 taxes now have until january 15th to file. quarterlie lly estimated tax pas due september 15th are now due january 15th. the ex end the[expletiveex ktenr fema designated disaster area. americans' credit scores are going up. consumers are carrying less debt and have fewer credit cards and retail charge cards. average vantage scores, which
are the credit scoring that the burroughs use have jumped six points since 2019 and fico scores are up five points to 711. an all-time high. the average balance on credit cards dropped more than $700. happy returns solutions for online shopping returns is joining forces with fedex. happy returns worked with online retailers to allow shoppers to return items in person that they purchased online. they do it at a happy return office. receipts and bring the item to the location and customers can bring online returns to fedex stores. this grows happy return's footprint adding 2,000 fedex offices nationwide. dan, kristen, it's really
allowing small players to be acting more like the big guys, walmart, target and amazon by allowing local returns. >> michael, thank you. after decades of airing on broadcast tv and here on abc, charlie brown is moving to streaming. it's the great pumpkin charlie brown will only be seen on apple tv. apple announced the deal yesterday. only from october 30th to november 1st. the agreement also includes charlie brown thanksgiving and christmas specials. >> that's a right of passage. >> i know, dan. i can see me pulling the football away from you as you try to kick it. >> i would fall for it, too. spencer is here with a look at the forecast. okay. let's take a look what is going on. mainly sunny skies. we still have high fire danger i'm afraid to say. it warmer now than it was this time yesterday. look at the temperature change. 24 hours, 14 degrees warmer in san francisco.
most other locations are several degrees warmer, as well. so here is a look at some current temperature readings as we look over san francisco from the tower. 81 oakland, 80 mountain view, gilroy at 90. 63 half man bay. nice view from 96 fairfield, that's our hot spot. 88 concord, 90 in livermore. looking toward the golden gate from emeryville, fog from the golden gate. it will be gusty in the hills over the next few days. critical fire weather conditions will remain with us for the next few days. even as a cooler pattern develops on thursday that continues into saturday. overnight, look for just a little area of low clouds and fog at the coast pushing through the golden gate locally out over the bay but we don't expect much of an inland push and start the day tomorrow with mainly sunny skies in the morning. and throughout the day. overnight, low temperatures under mainly clear skies will be
generally in the low to mid 50s, perhaps a little cooler in some of the farther north locations and a little milder farther east in places like antioch. 73 san francisco, 78 oakland. 84 san jose. upper 80s to near 90 inland east bay and mid 80s north bay. let's take a look at the current red flag warning in effect until tomorrow morning at 8:00. this is for higher elevations in the north bay. some of the north bay hills and mountains gusts up to 40 miles an hour. fires can start and spread. tomorrow night another red flag warning goes into effect until 8:00 a.m. friday that will cover the north bay hills and mountains again and the east bay hills and valleys. not just the hirer elevations and from 1:00 a.m. thursday to 9:00 a.m. friday, we'll have a red flag warning. so once again, we're not going to be out of this fire danger
for awhile. as the accuweather seven-day forecast, it will get cooler into the end of the week and over the weekend, we should have lovely weather saturday through tuesday with high temperatures inland only in the mid to upper 7 70s around the bay shoreline and about 60 just above 60 on the coast but as it gets cooler and the weather feels more pleasant, more comfortable, don't forget we still have high fire danger because of very dry vegetation and persistent gusty winds in the hills. dan and kristen? >> spencer, thank you. don't forget we're just two weeks away from election day. if you still have questions about the propositions, we've got some help. and look at these guys, masked b
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we want to give you a look at one of the many crucial state prop propositions. tonight we're looking at proposition 20. what is it and what's at stake? is liz kreutz. >> in california the back and forth. this ballot initiative would change a number of criminal sentencing and supervision laws passed between 2011 and 2016. it would allow prosecutors to charge some crimes that are now misdemeanors as felons. voters okayed the recent propositions 47-57 to reduce
unconstitutional prison overcrowding. prop 20 says it led to an increase in time by repeat offenders and this makes prison release tougher on thousands seeking parole. among provisions, property 20 close as loophole in the law allowing convicted child molesters and sexual predators to be released from prison early. it a multi million dollar prison spending scheme because the state needs to build more prison to avoid overcrowding. opponents say it should be spent on rehabilitation, schools and mental health. it is on the ballot by petition signatures in a campaign funded by law enforcement and a rebuke to jerry brown's prison reforms. >> that's liz kreutz reporting. for more information about the state proposition, go to abc7news.com and you can track your vote by going to california.ballot
tracks.net/voter to see before your ballot is and if your vote has been counted. two masked suspects got into a redwood citibank this morning. look how just horrifying they look. no, actually, they don't look horrifying at all. they are raccoons. the peninsula human society released these pictures. a customer using the atm outside spotted these raccoons. they think they climbed on the roof, climbed into an air duct and fell through ceiling tiles. to our knowledge, they didn't leave with any money. >> they could have but they're honest. >> they look guilty but cute at the same time, i don't know. when we return, part two of the special event, "our america living while
welcome back to our series "our america, living while black." schools in the eyes of black students, families and cade t e educators. since the 1950s, schools are no longer segregated but definitely not equal. in california predominantly non-white school districts receive 20% less funding on average than majority white school districts. that number is about the same nationally. with desegregation 60 years ago, there are many in the black community that face racism as the first black students at their schools and for many in the next generation, the goal is also to be the first, the first in their families to graduate from college. >> i can still remember her
name, and i remember what he said. one of them says, well, he can write. but i was clearly the first black boy that they had had any time, any exposure, anything with in any way, shape or form. ♪ ♪ >> school was important because i grow up with a mom who said school was i'm primportant in a with books floor to ceiling. she was a woman emersed in the life of mind and didn't have to hold a stick over my head. it was understood it was important. she worked tirelessly on my behalf and then on my sister's behalf, worked tirelessly. she wound up ushering me into yale. when i started school, she decided she would go to school
to finish her b.a. and decided she would go to get her masters. technically, i was slated to be the first ivy league graduate in my family but she beat me to it. >> i always felt that if you want children who are well rounded and intellectually curious, you have to engage or at least expose them to what is happening in the world. i thought it was very important for my children to see and understand about the world outside of their home outside of their community, and the way of exposing them to that world was this city. by the time he was enrolled in the parish school, i think that there was one other black family
with a daughter in attendance at the entire school. >> so i was so foreign to them that i was doing some kind of writing assignment and we left and our books were there at the table. when i came back, they were all gathered around mine, at least five of them. i remember her name and i remember what she said. one of them says, well, he can write. ♪ ♪ >> what i noticed about phillip was that it was important for me to feed that natural curiosity that he had. and so weekends became a way of accomplishing that by looking at the offerings that the city had at all of its cultural institutions and using those exhibits as a classroom. >> she took it upon herself to
do the stuff that my guidance counselor didn't do. she called these colleges. she called harvard and yale and mit, paul brown, notre dame said send me these applications. and they came in and she said, you're going to fill out all these applications. i did not want to do it. i didn't think i would get into the schools. i just didn't really care. i got in. i got into those places. notre dame found out somehow or the other that my geometry teacher was an alualu them back to take me to dinner, pizza hut. that was fine dining for me. done, notre dame. no questions asked about it. i told my mom, going to notre dame. she said you're going to at least visit one of these other schools. she said i had to do it. wasn't a discussion or
suggestion. i went out and supposed to stay at yale for some weekend, one weekend and that turn into a week. i remember calling my mom and said i'm staying. by the time i left there, i didn't think about any other place. faster or slower? >> faster. >> the number one influence is just realizing how important constant dedication to the well being and development of your kids is because that's what i had and that's the biggest thing i bring from my childhood to each one of the six. so that's the biggest thing. you know, just that dedication in service of your kid, whatever that means. >> you have to find ways to live in this world in spite of what other people feel towards you. you don't owe your existence to someone else and how they feel about you. >> our achievement should not be misread or allowed to be misused
as a symbol this country's race problem is solved. it's not. it has always been the case, though, that as a basic tradition in our community, a choice has been made to not let that problem deprive us of living fully human lives. that might look like two entrepreneurs with a strong in tact marriage and kids that we love and businesses that have good reputations and college degrees. it might look like that. that's what a full human life can look like among other things but as a tradition, we come from a group of people that have decided not to be denied that, and just because we achieve it, doesn't mean that the problem never existed, if anything, it means that the achievement is that much more. >> i love that his mom made sure
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education for black students have been around for decades. resources to more severe punishments and black students face a gauntlet of challenges that could have a lifelong impact. >> my writing class, my spanish class. >> oh, wow. >> three classes. pretty cool. we officially got a student. >> they are like any teenage siblings, they are competitive. >> i plan on being the first person in my family to graduate college. my gps was 4.3. >> graduated valedictorian and he's not a full valedictorian because he had, like, four other people who was tied with him. you just won 25th of a valedictori valedictorian. >> their parents worked hard to spoke competitiveness but these two teens are wide awake to the
reality of the world outside their family. >> program wise and curriculum wise, resource wise compared to other white neighborhoods is not as funded. black people at my school have no textbooks and times we didn't have ac or heat in the classrooms, which is a product of systemic racism. >> this is an all black school, black teachers, whatever. teaching successful, you know, self-consciously tells other black students that like i can't be a teacher because itself conscious thing, you feel lower than other races. >> the inequality and the education between black and white students a lens of poverty. non-white school districts receive 23 billion less than
white districts even though they have the same number of students and factors outside the education gap. it helped black kids attribute in the close room and researchers found in the american public school system, black students are suspended 3.4 more times often than white students. they are placed in gifted and talented and 3.2 times more than black students. bo black students were more likely to be placed in a specia education class and younger grades, black students get held back in second grade more than two times as often than white students. >> that's the reason why i do have to go as far as i can. i do have to get to the best college i can. i do have to do all those things so i can show people you can do it because you're black, you know. i have to like face the challenges now so that other people, other generations, my children so far and so on don't have to face it. it sort of a responsibility that i have. >> some people say i'm at a
by 2024 students of color are expected to make 56% of the students education. that's according to a 2016 department of education report. in california, only 4% of teachers are black compared to 62% of teachers who are white. just 6% of school principles are black while 66% are white. the head of one of the largest school districts say to do better, the schools must serve the needs of black students and raise non-compliant kids. >> throw the ball. i didn't say bullet it to me. shoot. [ laughter ] >> the los angeles unified school district is the second largest public school system in the country serving more than 600,000 students attending more than a thousand schools. >> i'm the local district west superintendent in l.a. unified. my parents were from the south
so they had those interactions in terms of prejudice and racism and coming from georgia or louisiana to california. my parents experienced the integration. they had their school burned down as a result of integration. just really having those conversations with my brothers while they're out and driving and especially when they first got their car and licenses, what to do when you get stopped by police. what to do when you're out and about. my dad was big on making sure you respect authority because he didn't ever want anything to happen to his kids while they were out of his care. >> back then, it was even though we -- people -- we got into a place of integration. there was segregation was going away. we live in a very segregated community. carson was very segregated. we went to private school. it was all wlihite school. i begged my mom to let me go to the local public school up the street. just because i wanted to be -- i started to come into my own and
know i wanted to be around people that looked like me. when i had to reflect on wow, i never had a black teacher. i don't know what that would have been like. i always wondered what would it have been like for me to have a mentor, to have somebody that i looked up to that looked like me? i think that's why it's so important now for us to make sure we hire and retain black teachers. that's so important. growing up to not see somebody that looks like you, you look up to other people. you look foroth other things. i had to stay in school. i loved school. i loved learning. i took my kid to ucla. i found a child care center on campus. my dad was a little upset with me. he didn't talk to me for a couple weeks. he drove me to the welfare office and dropped me off. he said you'll get on welfare. i had to do what i had to do for my kid. through my welfare i paid for my kid's child care and get an apartment and just able to live.
you know, even though i lived with my parents, they let me know they wouldn't support me financially at all. they weren't going to watch my kid. i wasn't going to drop my kid and go into the streets. it was me and him every step of the way. so really showing him this is what hard works look like. when i walked across the stage at ucla, he walked with me. really just instilling in him this is hard work, this is what struggle looks like. this is what perseverance looks like. this is what we'll get through together. >> it's been a huge inspiration to see a single mother,mother,mh teenage mother at that get her bachelors, masters, doctorate, become a principal and superintendent for lausd and it's just it's spirie inspiring guess. i could never pay that back to her no matter how much money i get you know what i'm saying?
[ laughter ] >> our goal right now is to be unapologetic how we service our black kids. black kids are the lowest performing kids in our district and state. they are the most highly referred to special ed. highly suspended. so it's time. it's time to really start to look at our different cultures. there are so many different cultures in l.a. we're a mixture of so many different things. so we have to begin to teach the different curriculums. we have to lean ourselves into that so that way everybody can feel valued. we don't want compliant children. we want children who will question the thinking. we want children who are going to push the envelope on w we're doing what we're doing. i think our kids will be more at an advantage because they really are understanding why they're learning, why they're doing what they're doing and having conservations in class. they're in groups and pods.
they're not just in silos. listening to each other. they will be good listeners and we teach our kids don't just wait for your turn, right? a lot of times we're listening to people but not really listening. we're waiting for our turn to speak and process. i never heard you. we want our kids listen to what the person is saying, repeat what they said so that they validate and i think we don't do enough of that in our society. we don't validate enough and hear them enough. we're creating those types of thinkers. a lot of times we want to ignore the stories that happened in the past and we can't keep ignoring them. we have to talk about them. we have to talk about the hurt. the pain has to come out so strong that people really feel it, whether like i said it happened to them or not and grow from it because we can't heal or grow if we don't addres it. if we don't know where we've been, we don't know where we're going.
>> wise words from such an incredibly inspirational woman. here is a question for you, could you live with $26,000 less a year? that's the income gap between black and white families. tomorrow on part three of our america living while black, we'll look at the bayerers that created that disparity and see how black families are working to build a more secure future for the next generation.
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>> a black lives matter rally on the golden gate bridge. >> kianna day, the organizers behind the protests -- >> i always had it in me, a burning fire that i wanted to change the world or do something or make some type of impact. ♪ >> we are the future. we are the next generation that's going to be making these laws, that's going to be in charge of everything. >> huge march and protest last night in oakland. >> two 19-year-old childhood friends coming together to create a movement. >> black lives matter! >> more leaders out there, there is more people like us. i really think everybody should have a say in their destiny.
♪ >> a bridge signifies bridging two places, two things together, and closing a gap, and for us we want that gap to be the gap of equality and we want to make sure that we are taking people who weren't educated in the past and educating them and creating that bridge to bridge the people together and really create, like, a safer society. >> i think it takes everybody. i mean, no matter if you're young or old, i think it takes just humanity in general. so i don't think it's up to us, but i think it's up to everyone that is still on this earth to do what is right. >> someone said oakland is proud of you. i think that was the one thing that touched me. >> i hope people realize that you can come from such different
backgrounds, grow up in different areas. but if you have the same common goal and same values, same morals, you can create friendships with anyone. >> if there was a way you could describe this movement, what would be it? >> fearless. fearless, revolution of the youth. of the black youth. ♪ >> you can watch the other part of the story on abc7news.com. you can watch our america living while black at 4:30 this week on abc7. we have also c a list of vetted resourc organizations to help you navigate issues around health care and other important topics we'll cover this week. go to our abc7news.com/ouramerica and click on resources. all right. thank you so much for joining us for this special report on our america, living while black.
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next at 5, the justice department says google is breaking the law. a new lawsuit accuses the company of abusing its monopoly power to crush the competition. google makes it clear it will fight back. plus, what could be a critical ruling on coronavirus in san quentin. a legal ruling saying the outbreak there amounted to deliberate indifference. >> several new developments on reopening. san francisco becomes the first major california city to advance to the least restrictive tier. napa county is also moving and sports teams are given a clear path to playing in front of fans. plus, another psps weather event that will cut off power to thousands of in the bay area is headed our way. why pg&e says it won't be as bad as last week. >> announcer: building a better bay area